DX-NL 1134 - February 15, 1999
DX News Letter
DARC Committee for DX and HF-Contesting
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV
(PR: DJ5AV @ OE9XPI.AUT.EU)
translated into English by Bob, DL7VOA
H40 - TEMOTU ISLANDS Bernhard, H40MS, is working split on 80m between 1800 and 1900 UTC (TX: 3802-3809 kHz, RX: 3795-3799 kHz). He is complaining about the bad behaviour of many Europeans decreasing his QSO rate. So guys: PLEASE listen, listen, listen and DO NOT CALL ONLY! QSL via DL2GAC.
KH6 - HAWAII Richard, K5NA, is QRV as KH6X from Maui (OC-019) from Feb 16-27 (also in ARRL CW Contest).
5H - TANZANIA Conny, DL1DA, is on the air from Zanzibar (AF-032) signing 5H3SK in CW and RTTY from Feb 10-26. QSL via DL1DA.
5X - UGANDA Joe, G3MRC, plans to hit the airwaves again as 5X1P in CW and more digital modes during this month. QSL via G3MRC.
8P - BARBADOS K4MA/8P9JA and AA4NC/8P9JB are QRV from NA-021 from Feb 17-22. In the ARRL CW Contest they will sign 8P9JA. QSLs via homecalls.
C6 - BAHAMAS Dick, N4RP, plans to work as C6AKP from South Bimini (NA-048) mostly in CW and especially on the WARC bands from Feb 12-24. QSL via N4RP, R Phelps, 2805 Casita Way Apt 115, Delray Beach, FL 33445-4574,USA.
HI - DOMINICAN REPUBLIC Moni,DL1SEN, and Mike,DL2SEK, are QRV from NA-096 signing AH6YL/HI8 and AH6OM/HI8 in SSB and RTTY until Feb 25. QSLs via DL2SEK.
KG4 - GUANTANAMO BAY W4ZYT/KG4ZK, W4SD/KG4SD and NW3K/KG4NW are on the air from NA-015 from Feb 16-22. During the ARRL CW Contest they will sign KG4DZ.. Logs will be on: http://www.pilot.infi.net/~charding/gitmo.htm
KP4 - PUERTO RICO Rich, KE3Q, will participate in the ARRL CW Contest signing WP3R (QSL via W3HNK) from Arecibo. On Feb 18/19 he will work in SSB and CW signing KE3Q/KP4 (QSL via KE3Q).
V2 - ANTIGUA N5NJ, K3MM/V26MM, and perhaps also K3RA (V26RA) plan to operate as V26O in CW/SSB/RTTY from NA-100 from Feb 18-22 (also ARRL CW Test). QSL via N5NJ.
VP2V - BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS Starting on Feb 16 K1DW will be active for three weeks from NA-023 operating in SSB/CW/RTTY on 10-160m, in both ARRL CW/SSB Contests and also in the WPX SSB Contest.
ZF - CAYMAN ISLANDS Al, KZ3AB/ZF2AB, is QRV from NA-016 until Feb 17. QSL via WA3EOP, Page Pyne, 230 N Potomac St #3, Hagerstown, MD 21740, USA.
E4 - PALESTINE Since Feb 1, 1999 E4 counts as a new DXCC country. Contacts made with E4 stations after Feb 1, 1999, will count for this new entity. QSLs cards can be submitted by Oct 99. Right now there are three local stations licensed: E44A, Ali, E44B, Sami and E44C. E44D will follow later and E44I was the first PIRATE. Four more HAMs are pre- paring themselves for their exam. The callsign E44DX was released to the Palestine Wireless Society today and was already activated by the international team of OH2BH, W3UR, OH1RY and OH2TA who are carrying out this DXpedition in cooperation with Ali, E44A, and Sami, E44B. QSL for E44DX via OH2BN. --- Another group around JA1UT (IARV - International Amateur Radio Volunteers) will arrive next weekend and will then put up a FM net- work for a Palestinian hospital. During their spare time they plan to operate as E44MPT (Ministry of Post and Telecommunications) in CW/SSB/RTTY on 10-80m (also WARC). QSL (like ZC6MPT) via JA1UT.
XW - LAOS Yoh, 7L1MFS, announced to be QRV in SSB/RTTY on 10/12/15m between Feb 19, 2200 UTC and Feb 21, 1100 UTC. QSL via JH1EVE.
ARRL International DX Contest CW: Feb 20, 0000 UTC until Feb 21, 2400 UTC. Bands: 10-160m. Work: continental W/VE stations (not KH6/KL7). Exchange: RST + power output (W/VE: state/province).
DATE CALL DXNL Feb 18-Mar 2 3A/K8PYD 1133 Feb 2 -Feb 20 3B8/DJ7MI 1131 April 1999 3B9 (AH0W) 1107, 1128 Nov/98- 3W5FM 1120 soon 4S (ZL1RS) 1129 Feb 8 -Feb 28 5H (IK2GZU) 1132 Feb 10-Feb 26 5H3SK 1134 * Feb/99-? 5N3CPR 1129 Feb/99-? 5X1P 1134 * now -Oct/99 5Z4GC ? 1130 Feb 17-Feb 24 5Z4LI 1133 Feb 17-Feb 22 8P9JA, 8P9JB 1134 * Feb/99 9G1AA 1131 Feb -Apr/99 9G5HK 1132 Early 1999 A5 (JH1AJT) 1095 1998/1999 A6 (F6ARU) 1112 Jan -Mar/99 AT0U 1130 Feb 12-Feb 24 C6AKP 1134 * Feb 16-Feb 23 C6AKW etc 1133 Jan 24-Feb 24 DU3/AH8F 1130 Feb 1 - E44 1133, 1134 * Feb 1 -Feb 20 FO/DJ4VW 1132 Feb 3 -Mar 3 FR5ZQ/T 1131 now FY5DG 1129 Jan 23-April H40MS 1126, 1127, 1130, 1134 * now -Feb 25 AH6OM/HI8 1134 * Feb 5 -Feb 25 HP*/F5PAC 1132 Feb 10-Feb 26 HR3/K7DBV 1133 Feb 12-Feb 22 J79VA, J79WW 1133 Feb 1999 JW0LGS 1133 Feb 16-Feb 22 KG4DZ etc 1134 * Feb/99- KH2K/KH0 1131 Feb 16-Feb 27 KH6X 1134 * Feb 18-Feb 29 KE3Q/KP4 etc 1134 * now LZ0A 1129 Feb+Apr 10/11 OX,OY,TF,OZ 1132 Feb 1 -Feb 27 S79MX 1132 Jan -Mar/99 T30-T33 (HA) 1128 Dec/98-Apr/99 T33VU etc 1119, 1124, 1127 2 weeks in Feb T99LDE ? 1132 Oct/98-Oct/99 TN7OT 1119 Feb 18-Feb 22 V26O etc 1134 * Feb 11-Mar 9 V31JP 1133 Feb 13-Feb 20 VK9YY 1131 Feb 16-Mar 9 VP2V (K1DW) 1134 * Feb 16-Feb 23 VP5/N4TO 1133 Jan 24-Jun VQ9DX 1130 Feb 7 -Mar 1 XT2DM, XT2OW 1133 Feb 19-Feb 21 XW (7L1MFS) 1134 * now -Feb 17 ZF2AB 1134 "NEW": 1134 *
160m AF4LX/KH0 1830 2016Z via JA6VQA EL2WW 1827 2302Z via ON5NT, bureau FM5GU 1833 0238Z via WA4JTK, direct NP4A 1828 0558Z via W3HNK S79MX 1832 2248Z via HB9MX, bureau TL5A 1833 2337Z via PA1AW, bureau VK9YY 1826 2104Z via W0YG, bureau 80m 3B8/DJ7MI 3505 0112Z via DJ7MI, bureau 5N9EAM 3796 2048Z via IK7JTF, direct EL2WW 3798 2244Z via ON5NT, bureau FP5BZ 3800 0126Z via F5TJP H40MS 3795 1852Z via DL2GAC, bureau HL2WA 3504 2221Z via CBA JT1BH 3507 2347Z via bureau P43P 3794 0152Z via P43ARC T88TM 3791 2009Z via JA5AUC, bureau VR2BG 3506 2248Z via VS6BG, also bureau 40m E44A 7050 2100Z see above FO0AWI 7004 0644Z via DL5AWI, bureau H44FN 7005 1743Z via HA8FW HK6KKK 7010 0246Z via bureau JT1BH 7009 0021Z via bureau or CBA AF4LX/KH0 7002 1803Z via JA6VQA VK9XX 7016 0006Z via W0YG, bureau VU2RDO 7004 2258Z via VUMTT, direct XT2DM 7004 2312Z via F5RLE, bureau YK1AO 7004 0439Z via Box 245, Damascus, Syria 30m FO0XUU 10108 0824Z via DL5AWI, bureau T33VU 10104 0505Z via DL2MDZ, bureau V47KP 10106 2229Z via K2SB, bureau VQ9QM 10108 2129Z via W4QM, bureau ZF2NT 10107 2354Z via N2AU, also bureau 20m E44B 14250 1006Z see above FO5QG 14122 1621Z via XE1L, direct FT5YG 14140 1829Z via F5LBL 17m 5N9CEN 18141 2217Z via IV3VBM JL1KFR/JD1 18081 1135Z see DXNL 1124 T88SY 18074 0904Z via JA5IU 15m E44A 21264 1428Z see above FT5ZJ 21083 1219Z via F2YT, bureau J28AG 21215 1431Z via F6FNU, direct ONLY T33VU 21001 0738Z via DL2MDZ, bureau V63KU 21265 0818Z via JA6NL, bureau V73UX 21270 1028Z via V73AX, direct 12m J3/KF8OY 24945 1541Z via KF8OY, direct P49M 24940 1530Z via VE3MR, bureau T88TM 24891 0911Z via JA5AUC, bureau V47KP 24895 1553Z via K2SB, bureau VK9YY 24891 1105Z via W0YG, bureau VQ9QM 24911 1558Z via W4QM, bureau XT2OW 24935 1626Z via F5RLE, bureau 10m 3B8/DJ7MI 28007 1134Z via DJ7MI, bureau 5X1D 28495 1501Z via SM0BFJ, bureau AP2N 28455 1108Z via KU9C, bureau FK8HC 28495 0910Z via VK4FW or CBA FR5ZQ/T 28500 1201Z Tromelin Island, via CBA H40MS 28458 1002Z via DL2GAC, bureau S79MX 28025 1152Z via HB9MX, bureau ZF2NT 28020 1229Z via N2AU, also bureau
QSLs arrived bureau: VP5/W2OF (K2SB),ZK1DI (DK1RV),XT2DP (WB2YQH),G3NOM/ZC6, XW30 (SM0AGD)
QSLs arrived direct: 5N3CPR, D44BS, HK3/G0SHN, HV4NAC (IK0FVC),TF8GX (K1WY), HV5PUL, J73CCM (SM0CCM), KH2/K4SXT (fast), OY1CT, KH2/N2NL (W2YC), NH0E, PS1A (PY1SL), TE45C (W3HNK), OD5PI (IK7JTF-fast), TU2WK
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